New Brighton Beach, Christchurch

3.2
#3 of 7 in Beaches in Canterbury Region
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  • This is a really lovely beach - in fact, so much nicer than the "original" Brighton beach which is pebbles and shingle. Here, the sand is golden, soft and clean. Well worth a visit.  more »
  • Only worth visiting if you have time on your hands. A long stretch of relatively straight beach, with a plain, concrete pier under repair. Walk what you can of the pier, and watch many folk fishing or...  more »
  • An amazing retro town by an awesome beach in Christchurch! The new Pier is the most modern I have seen in all my travels around the world. The Beachside Town Library by the new pier is just amazing as...  more »
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